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Dogs and humans share a particularly deadly form of brain cancer: glioblastoma. A new five-year canine cancer research project, awarded to the University of Minnesota, may improve survival rates in dogs and give researchers more insight into glioblastoma to apply to human trials. The $2.7 million grant funded as part of the 21st Century Cures Act by the National Cancer Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, is led by Dr. Liz Pluhar, professor of veterinary surgery at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine.
The College of Veterinary Medicine has adopted a Diversity Plan as an extension of its 2016-2021 Strategic Plan. The plan was developed through extensive input and review by college faculty, staff, and students.
A 9.4% increase in the number of contributors making gifts to the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine helped fuel a strong fundraising performance.
Tuition will rise less than one percent this fall for Doctor of Veterinary Medicine students enrolled at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine.
The College celebrated our veterinary educators and teachers on May 19 for our Education Day. The annual event included speakers, posters and exhibits, and interactive breakout sessions.